Open Call Committee Member


Market Gallery is looking for one new committee member to join in February 2021. The monthly remuneration is £357 for the role, with funding secured until June 2021. Deadline to apply is Sunday January 17th at midnight. Please read on for more info and how to apply.

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Vibration lets me know you are there | Radio Series

Market is delighted to present Vibration lets me know you are there, a radio series broadcasted across the last month of 2020. The series was programmed collaboratively based on submissions from an open call, giving space for existing audio works to resonate in new constellations. We invite everyone to tune in over three Sunday afternoons in December at 2pm and hope you will enjoy this listening feast.


Vibration Lets Me Know | Radio Series

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Home Residency: Camara Taylor

Market’s 2020 Studio Projects Home Residency has been awarded to Camara Taylor. Reflecting on the notion of ‘pining’, Camara will use the month of September to work on a film about heartbreak, nostalgia and the false imaginings of a country — a work of still and moving image held together by an anxious narrator. Mad, oblique and unreliable, pining for something liveable.

Camara Taylor lives and works ...

Collaborative Residency: Alaya Ang and Hussein Mitha

Market’s 2020 Studio Projects Collaborative Residency has been awarded to Alaya Ang and Hussein Mitha. Interested in the subject of ‘gardens’ as imperialist sites of botanical plundering, they will work together on a curatorial research project 'plotting (against) the garden'.

As a starting point, they will map the relationships between language, power, and the colonial traces of naming and cataloguing of plants that enabled the foundation of ...

Crystals & Richter's Daughter | Soya Arakawa & Aman Sandhu

Please join us on leap day night for an evening of performances by Aman Sandhu and Soya Arakawa as part of Aman's exhibition SO GLAD. Details below, in no particular order.

29th February 7 - 9pm

(1) Aman tells a story about Gerhard Richter's daughter.

(2) Soya performs the Crystals. Please read on for the background story:

"I was in Taiwan for a residency ...

We Will Write With Our Own Hands in Our Own Voices | Sarah Tripp

This informal workshop led by artist and writer Sarah Tripp will consider the many voices we use in our private and working lives. Some of these voices will be identified and distilled with a view to describing an intimate experience you will have within the workshop duration. You will be asked to make people up, these these characters will be fictional, undramatic and almost entirely kind. Please bring to ...


Unearthings is a workshop exploring the use of writing within art, discussing the barriers at play that prevent artists from developing confidence in writing, editing and sharing their writing with others. It will involve a conversation as to why and how people are made to feel alienated from writing, despite naturally leaning towards it as a means of self-expression.

Wednesday 11th of ...

Richard Maguire | Publication Launch: What It Is To Burn

Market Gallery is excited to invite you to the launch of a newly commissioned text by Richard Maguire. What it is to burn is an exploration of the evidentiary chain of the linguistic prompts that form bodies as burning, burned, burned out and burnt. It works around desire, passing, and the intersections of race, sexuality and nationality.

Saturday 30th November 6 - 9pm

The event ...

Vivian Chinasa Ezugha | Social Prescription

Social Prescription is a workshop that aims to open up various fasting practices, putting them up for debate and inviting participants to share and exchange perspectives. The workshop is informed by the artist’s performance practice, and a contextualisation of fasting as a ritual that locates the site of resilience within the body. Contesting conventional notions and expectations of self-care, the session will work towards providing the participants with individually ...

Potbelly: Clarinda Tse and Caitlyn Main

Clarinda Tse and Caitlyn Main will be sharing their Studio Projects outcomes on Friday 20th September from 6 - 9pm. Clarinda will present a performance, and Caitlyn will screen a short film.

18:50 Pre sunset (with Clarinda Tse)

19:24 Sunset (supper)

20:10 Post Sunset (with Caitlyn Main)

Notes on Clarinda's performance: a jelled up precarity ...

On my way home: Kerry Campbell

Market Gallery invites you to join us for the fifth episode of our reading group On My Way Home. The facilitator and guest selector for this session is curator and producer Kerry Campbell.

Saturday 7th September 3 - 5pm

For this session Kerry will be discussing both statistical and more nuanced structural inequality in the arts and cultural sector. The reading group will feature a ...

On my way home: Hussein Mitha

Market Gallery invites you to join us for the fourth episode of our reading group On My Way Home. The facilitator and guest selector for this session is artist and researcher Hussein Mitha.

Sarturday 3rd August 3 - 6pm at Market Gallery

“We have given up communism — only to fall more deeply in love with the idea of ‘the community’” So writes Gillian Rose ...

Astrid Newman: Alto, Soprano, Mumbler of Truths

Market Gallery warmly invites you to a new performance by Astrid Newman. By relinquishing our attachment to the fantasy of ‘the good life’, and by gaining an understanding of the various impasses that we face, is it possible to move forward from where we stand? Alto, Soprano, Mumbler of Truths is a riff on fantasy, failure and interpersonal relationships.

Saturday 20th July 7 - 8pm at Market ...

On my way home: Richard Maguire

Market Gallery invites you to join us for the third episode of our reading group On My Way Home. The facilitator and guest selector for this session is artist Richard Maguire. The texts selected by Richard focus on passing and the intersections of race, sexuality and nationality. The first two texts, an excerpt from ‘The Sexagon’ by Mehemmed Amadeus Mack and a fansite essay on Keanu Reeves, ‘Queer Keanu’, ...

On my way home: A+E Collective

Market Gallery invites you to join us for the second episode of our reading group 'On my way home'. The facilitators and guest selectors for this session are A+E Collective. No prior reading necessary -- all resources will be provided on the day.


In Bluets, Maggie Nelson writes of spending one drizzly May taking ‘long walks in my yellow poncho, looking for blue, for any blue ...

On my way home: prologue

‘On my way home’ is an expanded reading group happening over the course of five months. It is intended as a prolonged conversation that explores belonging through the intersections of personal identity, privilege and oppression. Together we will explore texts including poems, essays, short stories, films, music and more. We will move through realms of belonging to communities and bodies including local, city-wide, national, global and intergalactic. As an ...

Noureddine Ezarraf: I SHALL BEAR MY VISAGE

(Or why I radically un-friend the tourist(s))

Working within a framework of radical hospitality, artist Noureddine Ezarraf presents a performative exhibition of obliterated objects and images. Over the course of an afternoon, the artist will contest and explore the dichotomies of tourism and fugitive presence, social facelessness and face recognition, border erection and hostility elections. The event will be structured around moments of ponctuation (sharing words) and contemplation (viewing ...

Market x Komplot

Market Gallery invites you to an exhibition and performances programmed as part of a curatorial exchange with Brussels-based collective Komplot. In collaboration with Komplot curator Sonia Dermience, we will be presenting the work of two artists: Cléo Totti and Seyran Kirmizitoprak.

Opening 42 days before the UK officially leaves the European Union, Komplot’s intervention at Market Gallery is a structural acknowledgement of artistic and curatorial exchange opportunities afforded ...

STUDIO PROJECTS 2018: Ailie Ormston

Market Gallery is excited to announce this year's Studio Projects residents: Amy Gear and Ailie Ormston!

For Ailie Ormston, the basis of this six week residency will surround a collection of instrumental tracks made under the title Tony Soprano Fashion Inspo. Whilst working with the intention to confront the traditions of presenting, performing and digesting music, physical works will be made in response to ...


Market Gallery is excited to announce this year's Studio Projects residents: Amy Gear and Ailie Ormston!

For this six week residency, Amy Gear will be splicing together stories of stones and sex to carve new sculptural and sound work. Amy will develop the work focusing on the human voice – its accents and dialects, the tongue and it’s uses (a multifunctional tool for place, for intimacy, ...

Reproductive Technologies

Reproductive Technologies is an afternoon presenting work by four artists, exploring the position of bodies within systems of production and reproduction.

The day will include a screening of work by Victoria Sin; a reading of an especially commissioned text by Kirsty Hendry; new work produced by Alexander Hetherington; and a performative lecture by Melanie Jackson.

The event is the culmination of a six month reading ...

Cross-feed Night School

In conjunction with the exhibition Cross-feed, Market Gallery presents a special edition of Night School with Dr David Luke at Reidvale Hall.

On Thursday 26th of April, Dr David Luke will present his scientific research into psychoactive substances and transpersonal experiences.

Dr David Luke is Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Greenwich where he has been teaching an undergraduate course on the Psychology ...


Market Gallery presents Cross-feed for Glasgow International 2018.

Cross-feed is a two-person exhibition with Aniara Omann and Gary Zhexi Zhang, exploring porous boundaries between disparate systems. The duo exhibition draws on para-scientific practices, strange ecologies and experiments with consciousness.

Exploring psychic and metabolic exchanges between bodies, Cross-feed exhibits new work by Omann and Zhang considering the decomposition of subjective boundaries by psychedelic compounds, parasitic intelligences ...

Equinox screening: Animisms

At Market Gallery, on March 20th, the astrological event of The Equinox marks the occasion for a screening of five films by four filmmakers, each work addressing themes of cultural, spiritual and scientific relationships with the natural world.

Animism (from Latin anima, “breath, spirit, life”) is the belief that objects, places and creatures all possess a distinct spiritual essence. What do these beliefs, these perspectives, tell us about ...

'Reproductive Technologies' Reading Group

March - June 2018

Reproductive Technologies is a six month reading group intended as a prolonged conversation towards a sustained event in July.

The selected texts respond to reproduction in a variety of meanings and explore the position of bodies in system of production and reproduction.

How do notions about gender, motherhood, and sexual difference emerge from and within new scientific technologies? How ...

NIGHT SCHOOL: Daniel Massie

Structures of Support: Female Film Performances and Reflections on Process

Thursday, 22nd February, 6:30PM - 8:00PM - doors from 6PM

In the run up to the Oscars and for our first Night School of 2018, Daniel Massie will present an overview of his research on the category and winning performances of Actress in a Supporting Role at the Academy Awards.The evening will ...


BODY BUILDING brings together four artists working in the medium of performance: Amy Pickles, Shona Macnaughton, Laura Gonzalez and Hannah Rose Whittle.

Following a micro residency at Market Gallery over three days in November that included tours of the local area and Necropolis, the artists have been asked to produce new work for the gallery or further afield, that responds to the social and geographical ...

Open Corner 2 Residents

Open Corner is an initiative, facilitated by Market Gallery, for practitioners to make use of an unoccupied shop-front unit on Duke Street.

Open Corner is located just seven doors down from Market Gallery. Over November and December 2017 the space will be used by practitioners for one week slots in any way they wish. The following practitioners will be in residence:

Jack ...


Expanding on elements of Pamela Colman Smith’s drawing for The Moon tarot card, SUBMERGED VILLAGE is a video produced from material gathered during Andy Black's Studio Projects residency (2017). The work takes discrete moments at rural locations in Yorkshire and Scotland and frames them as queer experiences - bringing together the re-exposed remains of a village permanently flooded by the construction of Thruscross Reservoir, an endangered species of crayfish, ...

Studio Projects: Calcium Storeys

Calcium Storeys is an exhibition of new work developed by Jamie Kane during his Studio Projects Residency at Market Gallery this summer (2017). The exhibition centres around a video that through a consideration of materiality, forms an assemblage of people and things, culminating in an architectural proposal.

The film takes Calcium Carbonate (CaCO3) as a starting point. It is a substance that makes up chalk, used as ...


Market Gallery are hosting Jamie Kane and Andrew Black for this Summer's Studio Projects: a five-week residency taking place between August and September 2017.

For this residency, Andrew will be gathering materials and research to produce a body of work that might develop into a film project. The work produced will carry forth a fairly subjective look at potential and existing expressions of queerness in Glasgow and ...

STUDIO PROJECTS 2017: Jamie Kane

Market Gallery are hosting Jamie Kane and Andrew Black for this Summer's Studio Projects: a five-week residency taking place between August and September 2017.

With research spanning chemistry, biology, architecture and improvisation Jamie intends to use his residency to explore tensions and intimacies that arise between individual and commune, through the lens of materiality.


Open Corner is a one-off initiative, facilitated by Market Gallery, for practitioners to make use of an unoccupied shop-front unit on Duke Street. Open Corner is located just seven doors down from Market Gallery. Over August and September 2017 the space will be used by practitioners for one week slots in any way they wish. The following practitioners will be in residence:

James ...

Solution for Market Gallery Walk

Market Gallery is pleased to invite you to a dog walk/discussion event, which will conclude Jarsdell Solutions Ltd's current project, 'Solution for Market Gallery'.

Francis McKee will lead a walk around Dennistoun, using the locality as a stimulus for the introduction of several morsels from his varied research interests. McKee's contribution will then frame a discussion of 'Solution for Market Gallery,' allowing ...


Following an extended period of consultation, research and development, Jarsdell Solutions Ltd is pleased to launch the implementation phase of its latest solution. Solution for Market Gallery has been realised in the wake of Market Gallery’s displacement from two of its three spaces. Those two spaces are to be converted into a Post Office, in order to preserve what is understood to be ...


Market Gallery presents WHITE WITCHES an illustrated talk by Izabella Scott:

Friday 23rd of June, 7pm.

Witchcraft is trending. But are the histories being invoked all too “white”? It is no accident that the European witch hunts escalated at the very same time as the first colonizers were subjugating populations in the Americas. And it was not long before the ideology around witchcraft took on ...

Is Either My Needs or My Dreams!

Talk & Screening curated by Javier Calderon.
Saturday 10th of June, 3pm.

Market Gallery is excited to be hosting Javier Calderon, Director of Chalton Gallery (London), for the next of our Night School events. Javier will be speaking about the highs and lows of setting up the gallery, and about other curatorial projects across the UK and Mexico.

In Javier’s words “Chalton Gallery and ...

Free Market: A Forum on Cultural Resources in Crisis

Over the course of three days, Market Gallery will host numerous arts organisers, artists, journalists, writers, economists and activists from across Scotland & the UK.

Initiated partly as a response to losing two of our gallery spaces at the end of May, we want to problem-pose the underlying issues behind the allocation of resources and property within the arts & ...

Voice sampling and living sculptures

Voice sampling and living sculptures, a night of listening to the Minch.

The evening will mark the closing of Suzanne Déry and Susannah Stark's exhibition - the last over Market Gallery’s three spaces. Don't miss this chance to see and listen to this duo's exploration of the peat bog or swamp as a sonic space and a corrupted archive, with the addition of a live performance!


The Minch

The Minch

Opening night: 11 April 2017, 6 - 9pm.

Exhibition runs 12 - 23 April 2017, Tuesday-Sunday 12-6pm.

An exhibition of new work by Suzanne Déry and Susannah Stark, The Minch is a multimedia installation of disembodied voices, handmade instruments, and moveable plastic prints. Across Market's three exhibition spaces, the installation explores the potential of the ...

1957 Chevy Apparition

Opening 17th February 6-9pm

Exhibition runs from 18th February - 12th March 2017

1957 Chevy Apparition is an exhibition of films by Ross Little, Florrie James and Lester Alvarez Meno.

Ross Little and Florrie James have collaborated on a series of three short films each presenting a variety of experiences, real and imagined, reflecting on time spent in Havana, Cuba.They use a mixture ...


As part of our ongoing Night School programme, we are pleased to present an event with Iain Morrison.

Thursday 2nd February, 7pm at Market Gallery, free and unticketed.

Art Talk Notes In talks, writing, I’m thinking.

Iain Morrison’s text series, Art Talk Notes reckons with the question of how to effectively use ...


Lewis den Hertog Studio Projects Publication Launch

The culmination of his Studio Projects 2016 Residency with Market Gallery, Lewis den Hertog presents a new full-colour book combining multiple writing, drawing, and found-image projects which explore grotesquery, memetics, and vernacular image-making practices.

Friday 13th January 2017, 6 - 8pm

at Market Gallery

334 Duke Street, Glasgow, G31 1QZ


Blow up my town

Perspectives on self-abolition, the body and transgression.

loom loom loom presents a group/reading/discussion:

hosted by Amelia Bywater, Gesa Helms, Liam Casey

as part of the Studio Projects 2016 Residency at Market Gallery

Sunday 22nd January 2017

5 – 8pm

Market Gallery


Stephanie Elaine Black, Brandon Cramm, Sonia Hufton, Emil Lillo, Sulaïman Majali, Aaron McCarthy, Alex Sarkisian, Serra Tansel and Lewk Wilmshurst

Market Gallery is pleased to host an exhibition bringing together works by Stephanie Elaine Black, Brandon Cramm, Sonia Hufton, Emil Lillo, Sulaïman Majali, Aaron McCarthy, Alex Sarkisian, Serra Tansel and Lewk Wilmshurst.

For this exhibition, the committee each selected two artists whose work they’ve been following with interest. Through our ongoing conversations we have been attempting to form a community that respects each individual’s own personal rhythm ...

The Uncritical Critic - a talk by Rosanna Mclaughlin

Market Gallery presents the second of this years Night School events:

'The Uncritical Critic (Whatever Happened to Opinion?)' - a talk by Rosanna Mclaughlin on Friday 4th November 7-9pm

At a time when more writing about art is being published than ever before, where has all the criticism gone? Writer and curator Rosanna Mclaughlin will be reading from The Pious and The Pommery, a satirical ...

STUDIO PROJECTS | The Party, by Mark Briggs

Presented by loom loom loom for Market Gallery
at Scott Rogers‘ Creative Lab Residency, CCA.
Thursday 20 October, 7-8pm.

During the Studio Projects 2016 Residency at Market Gallery, Amelia Bywater has developed loom loom loom, a speculative publishing project scoping out the indistinct spaces of writing, speaking and performing and their translation within the actual spaces of art and work.

loom loom loom will exist as a ...

Understanding Communal Luxury & Radical Practice

Market Gallery presents the first of this years Night School events: 'Understanding Communal Luxury & Radical Practice' - a talk by Prof. Carl Lavery on Friday 9th September 7-9pm.

This talk aims to contextualise and explain what is at stake in the idea of communal luxury, a concept that the historian Kristin Ross investigates in her latest book Communal Luxury: The Political ...

Studio Projects 2016 | Amelia Bywater

Market Gallery are hosting Amelia Bywater and Lewis den Hertog for this summer's Studio Projects: a four-week residency throughout July.

For the residency Amelia is developing loom, a publishing project that focuses on writing and artistic practices that traverse and express the transmission and recoding of language. Each iteration will be a collaboration of sorts, accruing and feeding back discursive moments and contents across a series of ...

Studio Projects 2016 | Lewis den Hertog

Market Gallery are hosting Amelia Bywater and Lewis den Hertog for this summer's Studio Projects: a four-week residency throughout July.

For the residency Lewis is developing a publication which ties together three strands of his visual research. Using grotesquery and bodily distortion as a conceptual point of departure, the publication will combine text, drawings, and found images.

Text by Lauren Dyer Amazeen

Accompanying text by Lauren Dyer Amazeen for Office for Monument Construction:

Albert Camus wrote, “The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.” Camus believed in the Absurd, the friction between humanity’s pursuit of some sort of order and meaning in life, and a world that is indifferent and harsh. ...

Office for Monument Construction

Market Gallery is pleased to present a new video work by Karolina Breguła, commissioned for Glasgow International 2016.

Office for Monument Construction tells the story of people who come from a town which no longer exists. Having no better place to stay, they inhabit a deserted concrete complex situated in the middle of a vibrant city. However, this surrogate home is bound for ...

Picture Window at Market Gallery for Sonica 2015

Market Gallery are delighted to invite you to Picture Window’s programme of contemporary video art for Sonica 2015. Transforming the windows into screens the work of Johanna Billing and Joanna Peace is presented, which use and examine music and song in innovative and original ways.

Projections from 5pm until 8pm daily, 29th October – 8th November

Gallery 2: Joanna Peace
Gallery 3: Johanna Billing ...

I think you are using the word archive inaccurately‏‏‏‏

We are excited to introduce you to Market Gallery’s collaboration with My Bookcase, I think you are using the word archive inaccurately.

This summer, the Market Gallery committee has decided to devote time to opening and examining the contents of its archive. My Bookcase has been invited to provide the platform for multiple perspectives concerning archival practices to convene.

During July and August this year, ...

Asli Çavuşoğlu - Murder in Three Acts

Opening: 20 March 2015, 7pm - 9pm
Exhibition: 21 March - 19 April 2015

Market Gallery presents Asli Çavuşoğlu’s Murder in Three Acts, a scripted crime drama rehearsed, performed, and filmed during Frieze Art Fair 2012 in the framework of Frieze Projects.

The first stage of the work, executed by a professional crew of actors and producers, was structured as a real-time performance, ...

Evil Empire - Simon Buckley - Artist Talk

The Relevance of Irreverence

Evil Empire - Simon Buckley - Artist Talk

The Relevance of Irreverence

Saturday 28 February 2015, 7pm

As the sun sets on Evil Empire, Market Gallery is pleased to be hosting an artist talk with Simon Buckley.

The talk 'The Relevance of Irreverence' will be broken down into four parts, where Buckley ...

Boom in boom in, butter | Black Meal


Gallery 2

Sunday 23 November 2014

7:00pm - 8:30pm

A delicious meal to disorient the senses by considering modes of foreign and abject consumption.

Please note this event is not suitable for vegetarians or those with gluten intolerant.

This event is now fully booked, if you would like to be added to ...

Boom in boom in, butter | EVENTS

Wasted Commons

Foraging in Glasgow City Area
Sunday 9 November 2014
2:00pm onwards* timing subject to weather conditions
Starting Location Glasgow Sculpture Studios (2 Dawson Road)

Please RSVP to to confirm attendance

Information of the other events to follow

Boom in boom in, butter - Casey O'Connell + Sarah Rose

31 October - 28 November 2014

Taking cooking – its language, form and history – as a model for research and production, Casey O'Connell and Sarah Rose will host events using modes of instruction as a score: a recipe.

During the events, the static and visible score will be destabilised as it passes through the body of another person. Framed by medicinal and ...

No Date - Scott Rogers

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Event opens: 7.30pm, screening begins: 8.00pm

As part of the series of events of Time After Time, Scott Rogers will present his video No Date for the first time as a screening. Filmed in Glasgow over a one year period, the video takes the form of an nature documentary where human presence is conspicuously ...




11th July - 1st August 2014

Opening event Friday 11th of July, 6-9pm

Market Gallery presents Time After Time, a new exhibition and series of events, talks and screenings as part of GENERATION, a nationwise programme showcasing art in Scotland from the past 25 years.The ...

Time After Time - Douglas Morland - Performance

Opening event and performance: Saturday 28 June, 8pm (performance at 8.30pm)

Time After Time is a new exhibition and series of events at Market Gallery as part of Generation, a nationwide programme showcasing art in Scotland from the past 25 years. The project will consider the approach of Generation itself, and questions the historicising of artists and artwork through ongoing ...

Miscellany: Revised Moments and Cinematic Artefacts, Thomas Anderson at Titan Props (OFF-SITE)

Miscellany: Revised Moments and Cinematic Artefacts

Thomas Anderson

Titan Props, Kinning Park

(From Kinning Park Subway walk over motorway foot-bridge and follow the signs)

Saturday 22 March 2014 8pm - 10pm

For one night only, come and experience Edinburgh based artist Thomas Anderson's: 'Miscellany: Revised Moments and ...

Glasgow Open Dance School (G.O.D.S)

Glasgow Open Dance School (G.O.D.S)

11 January – 21 February 2014

Opening Event: Saturday 11 January 3pm - 6pm

For six weeks from the 11th of January 2014, Glasgow Open Dance School is based at Market Gallery, creating a physical, welcoming space for movement research and practice in Glasgow. The first space ...

New States, Beth Dynowski

New States

Beth Dynowski

26th October - 6th December 2013

Opening: 25th October 2013 6-9pm

Market Gallery presents 'New States,' the first solo exhibition by Glasgow based artist Beth Dynowski. The exhibition extends through three gallery spaces, where the artist presents a lexicon of ...

Night School #3: Chris Heppell

The Mesh

30th October 2013


Market Gallery

Chris Heppell

Taking Timothy Morton's concept of "the mesh" as a starting point, Chris Heppell (University of Aberdeen) will give a short presentation leading to a wider discussion about the relations between ecology, aesthetic theory, and visual culture. Beginning with a feeling of vertigo ...



Steven Campbell, Aimi Ferrier, Helen Flockhart, Marianne Greated, Mabel Halliday, Katrin Jaberg, Lindsey Mclean, Carol Rhodes, Alastair Strachan and Mary Wintour

6th July - 16th August 2013

In landscape, one searches for memory. One searches for the traces that connect the familiar with the visible, molding and making palpable the interstice between our own locality and the distant place.


Robot Ninja, Jonathan Monaghan

Robot Ninja

Jonathan Monaghan

3rd May - 7th June 2013

Using the same technology employed by Hollywood and video games American artist Jonathan Monaghan debuts a new video installation for Market Gallery entitled Robot Ninja. Drawing as much on the past and mythology, as on science fiction and contemporary culture, Monaghan envisions a monstrous robotic ...

GFF: Market Gallery Shorts

GFF: Market Gallery Shorts

A programme of curated short films by artist filmmakers at Market Gallery.

Jonathan Monaghan's short films combine high end computer animation with surreal and fantastical scenes drawn from popular culture and Western history. Tessa Power's short work fuses ideas about contemporary space travel and humans supposed control over nature with ...

The Origins of Another Artwork, Toby Huddlestone

The Origins of Another Artwork

Toby Huddlestone

18th January - 8th February 2013

Toby Huddlestones solo exhibition at Market Gallery, Glasgow. A three-gallery solo show featuring brand new multi-screen video work Falling, ongoing work 'So what can be said to have gone on?' (part 2) with old and new lecture performances + special invited guests, and older ...

Night School #1: Kirsteen MacDonald

'Night School # 1'

This talk/lab is the first in a four part series of events curated by Market Gallery in conjunction with the Art School Union.

The series is based on a desire to open up discussion surrounding contemporary practices. Speakers will be given a 'word' and 'gift' to respond to in relation to their own work and asked to invite a special guest ...

Draw Duke Street, Mitch Miller

Draw Duke Street

Mitch Miller

30th October - 16th December 2012

Preview 7th December.

From the 30th of October to the 16th of December 2012, illustrator Mitch Miller was resident in Market Gallery on Duke Street. His task was to create a large room-length ‘dialectogram’ of the stretch of Dennistoun’s main high street that lies between ...

Budgie Butlins, Catherine Roberts

Budgie Butlins

Catherine Roberts

2nd - 23rd November 2012

This show was of the documentation of the experience of forty six lucky budgerigars as they enjoyed a unique and miniature Butlins' style holiday. Donated by The Northern Ireland Budgerigar, Zebra Finch and Foreign Bird Society, Budgie Butlins' offers the very best in rest and relaxation and everything else ...

Volume 1 | Skill/trade | Warm Minds

Studio Project

Volume 1 | Skill/Trade | Warm Minds

1st - 23rd September 2012

Volume 1 James Merchant & Jack Park

The objects in this exhibition are the result of a collaborative process over the period of one month.The work looks to establish a dialogue between makers, audience and material. Objects were appropriated, altered and re-presented in new ...

Art Lending Library

Art Lending Library

Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art

20th April - 7th May 2012

A project by Market Gallery and Walker & Bromwich Located in the Mitchell library.

Art Lending Library was an ambitious new commission by Zoe Walker and Neil Bromwich which took the form of an experimental library and public procession. Conceived and ...

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